Texting while driving? Stop it!!!


We used to think we could multitask.   More and more it is being proven that we can not.  I remember reading an article after the movie “You’ve Got Mail” was out that said being constantly interrupted by email lowered a person’s IQ as if they were smoking marijuana. A … Continue reading

Don’t Get Stuck On Stupid


From a sermon recently, two statements rung true. The first: Don’t get stuck on stupid. The topic was the Prodigal son….or, actually, the older son who couldn’t budge from his perspective of his brother not deserving a feast.  It made me think about what stupid things I might get stuck … Continue reading

Every Moment Counts


Dave and I have had 17 different addresses in our 41 years of marriage.  Granted, 41 years is a long time, but 17 moves is a lot of moves, too.  5 states, much criss-crossing, many miles driven, boxes loaded, possessions weeded out, change of address cards mailed. My favorite place? … Continue reading

How Does a Coach Help?


My role as a coach changes with every client and with every meeting.  My approach is fluid and organic.  Currently, I’m helping a client say “NO” to opportunities. The reasons to say yes are many and varied » Some people get asked all the time.  Saying “NO” can be hard to … Continue reading

Managing People, Managing Time


In my coaching and training business, this is one of my key skills, helping people learn to better manage people and manage time. Managing People, Managing Time Both require being mindful and aware of other people.  Much of my perspective is from training our children to, hopefully, be mindful and … Continue reading